Over 50 Kalamazoo College student-athletes and coaches volunteered at the Special Olympics Area Track Meet at Parchment High School on Saturday, May 11.
Over 100 special olympics track and bocce athletes competed in events including:
Running: 5,000, 1,500, 800, 400, 200, 100, 50
Walking: 800, 400, 200, 100
Wheelchair: motorized and non motorized 25, 30m
Assisted Walking: 10, 25
Field Events: softball throw, turbo javelin, shot put, running long jump, standing long jump
Kalamazoo College student-athletes and coaches and the Athletic Leadership Council volunteer at multiple Special Olympics events each year.